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Ladies and Gentlemen,
Today our Winter Edition of the ifu Expert News arrives "fresh from the press"! I hope you have already been able to enjoy a little winter feeling.
Before the year ends, we would like to share some interesting articles on Life Cycle Assessments with you. Perhaps you can even find some inspiration for the new year?
Do LCAs reveal green lies?
Green Lies
Buyers beware: Did you know that LCAs can be used not only to detect but also to create so-called "green lies"? In this article, we explain why some products might seem like the more sustainable choice at first, but are actually not at second glance.
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E-mobility - the sustainable solution?
Are electric cars the truly sustainable alternative? As is so often the case, the verdict is a stout “it depends”. We provide insights into ifeu Heidelberg's climate balance study, which investigates this question by analyzing various life cycle scenarios.
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Turning waste into bioplastic - BioREFINE-2G
Bioplastics are still hardly more sustainable than conventional plastics - at least as long as edible resources continue to be used for production. The "BioREFINE-2G" research project investigated whether and how bioplastics can be generated from biorefinery waste.
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25 years of sustainability and resource efficiency software
Umberto timeline
Our Umberto software celebrates its silver anniversary! To survive 25 years in the fast-paced software industry is a strong achievement of which we are all proud. We look forward to working with you on sustainability and resource efficiency for another 25 years.
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On behalf of the entire ifu Hamburg team, I would like to take this opportunity to wish you a joyful holiday season and a successful year 2020!
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With best regards from Hamburg,
Martina Prox
ifu Hamburg - Member of iPoint Group
"Productivity meets Sustainability"

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